This medium sized convertible day bag combines vivid colors with a geometric pattern born in the heart of Guatemala. Handwoven on a backstrap loom by Mayan weavers in Guatemala , this handmade leather backpack pairs lush textile and full grain leather to create an expression of artistry. Our handcrafted convertible leather backpacks feature detailed Mayan textiles and Mayan weaving designs that can be worn as a backpack, crossbody bag or traditional handbag. This women’s backpack purse features numerous outer pockets, and straps to convert the bag into its various forms. The full grain leather is an artisanal leather that becomes softer over time and with use, molding to the natural shape and movement of your body.
Huipil Convertible Day Bag - Full Huipil -1600
- Full grain leather
- Handwoven textile exterior
- Convertible - can be worn 3 ways
- Removable and adjustable crossbody strap
- Removable and adjustable shoulder straps
- Metal Hardware
- Handwoven cotton lining
- Zip closure
- Inner pockets
- Deep outside pockets
- Supports Artisans in rural areas of Guatemala
Handle drop: 7”
Cross Body Strap: 50”
Backpack Staps: 24-32”
This product supports artisans in rural areas of Guatemala, providing them with work opportunity, skills training, and a fair wage. It further helps to preserve the artisans' traditional heritage and practice of back-strap weaving and textile development. There is no child labor used in the production of this product.
All products feature a unique and one-of-a-kind textile which means you will never find anyone wearing the same bag as you! Plus all products are handmade, giving them an added touch of authenticity!
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